Dramatique Shorts IV 2019 Vol I


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Dangerous Intersection 13:30 Dir. Zak Mir - A college bound young girl, Emily, has come to her neighbor’s house to walk her dog when she runs into Paolo another neighbor, who is taking care of the garden outside. Suddenly Paolo comes inside the house and tries to chat her up. Emily feels trapped, endangered but plays along. They talk, drink and listen to music until Paolo wrongfully projects his past on Emily and their night turns into horror.

Collar 14:40 Dir. Russell Emanuel - What happens when a seemingly ordinary priest is confronted by a seemingly ordinary man? While reading the Bible on a particularly windy day, Father Harris is confronted by a tall stranger, one who makes him question his beliefs and motivations. And all in a quest for the truth, however horrifying. Not even a helpful woman can save this priest, who must make a choice. For not all sins can be forgiven.

Pause 6:25 Dir. Ryan Glauser - When faced with an imminent nuclear threat, a family reminisces about simpler, happy times in order to make peace with their devastating reality. Pause.. It's not too late.

Swing Shift 13:00 Dir. Ben Williams - After enduring a New Year's Eve serving sloshed idiots - manager, Elle, and her employee, Paul, savor some moments of peace & quiet cleaning up their bar. But as the two wind down, a blizzard outside picks up - and mere small talk snowballs into far more than they expected.

Brooklyn In July 21:02 Dir. Bob Celli, Prod. Laura Delano - Brooklyn In Julyis the story of Frank Walker, an African-American WWII veteran working as a chauffeur. It is the summer of 1945. The War is all but won. The U.S. is riding a wave of triumph even as the undertow of unresolved issues roils beneath. Frank, like so many other African-Americans of the time, is drawn to New York by the promise of better life only to be confronted by the same realities, fear, and hatred he hoped he had left behind. ?He is a man scarred by a past that is lurking skin deep.

Bloodhound Disciple 18:19 Dir. Manuel Del Valle - A renewed ex-gang member who converted into a Catholic priest is determined to get back his younger brother who is in serious danger at the hands of his old crime partners.

Communication Is Key 9:51 Dir. A.D. Burnett - When a woman refuses to speak to her husband, his words only make matters worse.

Cells 12:00 Dir. Raymond Wood - When a reputable doctor finds himself being held captive by a group of masked intruders, he struggles to understand their motives while being forced to answer why billions of dollars go wasted each year in the name of medical research.